James Hardy

Former Head of Europe at Alibaba, CEO of Avenue 51 & winner of a Queen's Award

How to hire James Hardy

Contact the Champions Speakers agency to provisionally enquire about James Hardy for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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James Hardy's official speaking topics include: 

  • Alibaba
  • Alibaba & Amazon 
  • The future of eCommerce 
  • Ecosystems and the future of business 

"The feedback we received from our clients was extremely positive" - Redburn

“James Hardy was the star of the show! His keynote on ecosystems and the parallels within our industry hit the spot with all our publishers and with our CEO who was super impressed.”​ - Ranj, Readly

“A fascinating and original thinker on business strategy, we gained immense value.” - Will, Brompton Bicycle